Cat Auction Services

IronPlanet, a leading online marketplace for selling and buying used equipment and other durable assets, today announced details and new technology innovations for its upcoming Florida Cat Auction Services Unreserved Public Auction. Following the record-breaking success of its 2016 Florida sale, this year's event will be held over five days in order to meet the needs of the dozens of featured Caterpillar dealers, leading OEMs, dealers, construction companies, rental companies, financial institutions, and other large fleet owners that have consigned equipment.

Despite the aftermath of tropical storm Collin, IronPlanet presented a Cat Auction Services sale at Ring Power Corp. in St. Augustine, Fla., on June 8. More than 450 pieces of equipment were available for the large crowd of bidders. Equipment was consigned from a number of southeastern dealers.

IronPlanet, a leading online marketplace for selling and buying used equipment and other durable assets, continues its series of Cat Auction Services auctions and is coming to Ballard, UT on May 25. This sale is the fifth of six major onsite auctions this spring, along with events in the U.S., Canada and the U.K.

IronPlanet continues its series of Spring 2016 Cat Auction Services live events, and for the first time comes to Dallas – Fort Worth, TX with a large unreserved public auction on May 3. This Texas-based sale is the fourth of six major onsite auctions this spring, with events in the U.S., Canada and the U.K.

IronPlanet is announcing the next major Spring 2016 Cat Auction Services sale with an unreserved public auction in the Denver, Colorado, area on April 13. Hosted by Wagner Equipment, this Rocky Mountain auction is the third of six major onsite events this spring across the U.S., Canada and for the first time, the U.K.

PLEASANTON, Calif. – March 03, 2016 – IronPlanet has announced key dates and details for its initial spring 2016 lineup of onsite unreserved public auctions under its Cat Auction Services brand. In addition to IronPlanet's weekly online sales, its Cat Auction Services schedule features five major onsite events across the U.S., Canada and for the first time, the U.K.

Cat Auction Services held a sale Oct. 27 at Cleveland Brothers’ new facility in Scranton, Pa. Bidders onsite and online vied for a great selection of Caterpillar equipment and other models, including Komatsu, John Deere, Case and more.

IronPlanet sold $33.7 million in equipment at auctions held on May 13 and 14, 2015. In addition to sales across its online marketplaces IronPlanet, TruckPlanet, and GovPlanet, IronPlanet held two onsite auctions: a Cat Auction Services live unreserved public auction in Morgantown, W.Va., and a Kruse Energy & Equipment Auctioneers two-day auction in Odessa, Texas.

Cat Auction Services held a joint auction with IronPlanet on March 25, which brought in more than 1,300 bidders to Ziegler CAT’s Altoona, Iowa, location. This is the second joint sale Cat Auction Services and IronPlanet have held; the first was held earlier this year in Orlando.

The December announcement that IronPlanet and Cat Auction Services are merging was the fruit of more than a year of discussions initiated by IronPlanet Chairman and CEO Gregory J. Owens. The union of the two heavy equipment auction houses is expected to be completed by early summer.

IronPlanet and Associated Auction Services LLC, an alliance of Caterpillar and several of its independent Cat dealers, that operates under the name of Cat Auction Services (“Cat Auction Services”) will hold a live unreserved public auction in Kissimmee, Fla., Feb.